TITLE

Fla. health insurers fight rate proposal

AUTHOR(S)
Adams, Michael H.
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/2/98, Vol. 102 Issue 44, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the objection of Florida health insurers to a proposed state regulation that would substantially increase the actuarial standards used in considering health insurers' rate filings and limit rate increases imposed on consumers in some cases. Collapse of negotiations between the industry and regulators; Regulators' arguments for the approval of the proposed rule.
ACCESSION #
1265681

 

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